Update SimBin Studios expands the hit racing game, RACE 07 with the Andy Priaulx Crowne Plaza Raceway free add-on. Free for owners of RACE 07, this add-on features a brand new island track and new cars from triple World Champion Andy Priaulx in his BMW 320si WTCC and Fabrizio Giovanardi in his Vauxhall Vectra VXR. Real Cars, Real Racing..
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Release Date: Oct 15, 2007

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Includes 11 items: GT Legends, GTR - FIA GT Racing Game, GTR 2 FIA GT Racing Game, GTR Evolution Expansion Pack for RACE 07, RACE - The WTCC Game, RACE 07, RACE 07: Andy Priaulx Crowne Plaza Raceway (Free DLC), RACE Injection, RACE On, RACE: Caterham Expansion, STCC - The Game 1 - Expansion Pack for RACE 07

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RACE Injection Includes 6 items: RACE 07, STCC The Game 2, Formula RaceRoom, GT Power Expansion, Retro Pack, WTCC 2010 Pack


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SimBin Studios expands the hit racing game, RACE 07 with the Andy Priaulx Crowne Plaza Raceway free add-on. Free for owners of RACE 07, this add-on features a brand new island track and new cars from triple World Champion Andy Priaulx in his BMW 320si WTCC and Fabrizio Giovanardi in his Vauxhall Vectra VXR.
Real Cars, Real Racing...
RACE 07 - The Official WTCC Game features the full FIA WTCC season of 2007 including all cars and tracks, as well as several new support classes and tracks from all over the world. The game also features the full WTCC season of 2006 which was included in the games predecessor RACE - The WTCC Game, released in 2006 on PC.
For the first time ever SimBin is also presenting single seater action with Formula cars. Race with the incredibly fast Formula 3000, Formula BMW and in addition also the Radical sports cars with the models SR3 and SR4.
To support these new race classes the player will be offered the choice between one- or two-race-format. The highly detailed damage system is also adapted to give the Formula cars the vulnerability they have in real life.
RACE 07 comes with a score of new tracks and added track variations including several new city tracks, alternate track layouts and reversed track option. Several new community oriented features, game modes and online functionalities will also be announced later.
All in all, RACE 07 features more than 300 cars in 9 different classes on 32 real life racing tracks and city circuits from all over the world.

System Requirements

    • Supported OS: Microsoft Windows XP Home/Pro, Windows Vista*
    • Processor: 1.7 GHz Intel Pentium 4 or 100% compatible
    • Memory: 512 MB RAM
    • Graphics: DirectX 9 compatible graphics card with 128 MB memory
    • Sound: DirectX 9 compatible
    • Direct X Version: 9
    • Hard Drive: 2.5 GB free space
    • Input Devices: Keyboard and Mouse

    • Supported OS: Microsoft Windows XP Home/Pro, Windows Vista*
    • Processor: 3 GHz Intel Pentium IV or 100% compatible
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: DirectX 9 compatible graphics card with 512 MB memory, Nvidia 6800 or better
    • Sound: DirectX 9 compatible
    • Direct X Version: 9
    • Hard Drive: 2.5 GB free space
    • Input Devices: DirectX 9 compatible force feedback steering wheel
    • *Limited support
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2 of 2 people (100%) found this review helpful
15.1 hrs on record
Posted: September 25
Very good game, very good value.

Although old, Race 07 is still a very good game with a good amount of content. I got the base game + all DLC on sale, but even at its regular price Race 07 is a game worth buying imo. There's a good number of car classes & track locations, enough to keep me busy for a long time, and on top of that the game supports mods. Race 07 doesn't have as many mods as rFactor1, but there's still enough to provide a lot of variety to the game.
Race 07 has a number of options for practicing & setting up custom races against AI, as well as custom championships. One can do a championship with full race weekends and realistic rules or simply setup a quick race with whatever car/track they want.

I'm playing the game with a Xbox 360 controller, controller support is pretty good, default controller settings work well, game lets me customize button setup, driving cars without driving aids require precision but controls feel intuitive.
Graphics are slightly better than rFactor1, graphics are dated by today's standards but look pretty good for a game released almost 10 years ago.
Sounds are good as well, engine sounds, gear changes, collisions, etc.

Overall I'm very glad I bought this game and would recommend it to anyone looking for a good racing sim, especially if they're on a budget.
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1 of 2 people (50%) found this review helpful
0.7 hrs on record
Posted: October 2
It's an OK sim, there are better out there these days as you might expect, but it's alright and some decent fun to put a few laps in.
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58 of 64 people (91%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
1.5 hrs on record
Posted: March 18, 2014
I am talking about this game after playing GTR 2.

As for this game, this game is very well developed, the car handles perfect and the tweaking system of the cars is even more beneficial than ever before(previous updates)

The number of cars in the game is few but we cannot easily forget the modding scene regarding this game. As for me, a friend of mine gifted this game to me. I got the extreme edition including RACE 07 DLC, RACE 07 and GTR Evolution. Due to all the three contents, the selection of cars and tracks increased a lot. Addition of Nurburgring(Track) via GTR Evolution was must since every racing game is considered incomplete due to it's absense.

As for the ingame physics, the game is far better than Need For Speed franchise which emphasizes on ultra quality graphics and High end cars rather than ingame physics. Cars handles and feels realistic and the engine sounds are very similar to the ones in real life.

Because this is an old game, the multiplayer lobby mostly remains empty but if you are lucky, you will find a server with 15-14 players.

Don't hesitate to buy it, the amount of ingame content is anormous and the modding community is still growing at an amazing rate. Cars, tracks feels lively.

Buy this game and if you own any steering wheel controller for pc, it will act as chocolate syrup over the existing cake.

Go on, buy it :D

Thank you all for reading, and thanks to my friend for gifting me this :D
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50 of 58 people (86%) found this review helpful
3 people found this review funny
1,603.7 hrs on record
Posted: November 17, 2014
It absolutely does not metter because this game is released 2007 i give it 20/10 ( lol )

why ?
It's a simulation
It's one of the best simulation i have played so far
Everithing feels right when i play it
It's good optimized ( sure it's old engine of the graphic "dx9" but still avesome )
Never got any lags or problems
AI drives like humans do , fast , agressive but they doing mistakes to , it's nice to see when they spin out of a track the same way and for the same reason like you can spin out = Balanced
There are so much Racing Track's and Cars to select and race them , but the best is , you can find on several websites Fan made customized tracks and cars for free , most of them look's much better than the original game tracks / cars.

It's compatible with a lot tipes of steering wheel and with a nice settup , full enjoyable with a Xbox 360 Gamepad.

If you like a simulation , and you don't care so much about a "new un-optimized graphic engine like they have nowday's , where you constantly crash becouse the game is not optimized good and you get a micro lag by driving on 300 km / h " then this game is definatelly worth the cheap price to have it in your collection.

I Definatelly Recommended.
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33 of 36 people (92%) found this review helpful
4 people found this review funny
115.8 hrs on record
Posted: April 5, 2015
I've played for years and it is absolutely the best racing simulation out there.
Well optimized, I've never suffered any stutter or lag whatsoever.
Graphics may not be absolutely cutting edge by todays standards, but there is certainly not anything lacking in the visual department. ( The actual game looks much better than the promo videos, believe me ) I do find that user made skins available at mod sites generally look superior to the stock car skins.
Cars have excellent physics and feel, controller set-up is easily customized to suit your style of controller and play, car setups can be finely tuned with many many variables which accurately mirror real-world tuneability. Alternately, pre-configured set-ups are available online.
There are a huge number of different cars and tracks to suit any skill level or particular interest, Everything from high-downforce open-wheel racing, to touring cars, minis, etc etc. I prefer the vintage sports cars myself, the Retro pack with GT Legends mod brings me back to the golden years of vintage sports car racing.
The modding community is still very active, there are too many user made cars, tracks, skins, and effects mods to list, which add a lot to the game, and are not very difficult to install and run.
In summary, if you are a racing enthusiast and you don't have this game, you are really missing the boat. Don't expect any "yo dude, that was so gnarly" as in, say, DIRT2. What you are getting here is pure racing, and nothing but. At this price, you're stealing it. So get it, and drive it like you stole it.

Is it easy? No. Are you going to jump right into the most powerful car and dominate the competition? No. This is not an arcade game, it's a simulation. There is a learning curve. You may learn that you actually suck, at first anyways. Ever watch racing on television and think; "hey I could do that no problem"? Here's your chance.

Think you're fast? Find out.
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26 of 27 people (96%) found this review helpful
18.7 hrs on record
Posted: May 31
back in 2007 it was the best. and 2016? people give it a downvote just because it isnt on today's standards. i hate the pc community sometimes

it cost only 3 euro has a good amount of addons and online does still work

so why all the downvotes?

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29 of 34 people (85%) found this review helpful
641.3 hrs on record
Posted: December 8, 2013
Race’07 is simply a must to any real sim racer’s library. It is quite simply the best touring car experience out there. I've put hundreds of hours into this sim, most of which doing competitive league and championship racing at Race2Play.com. The features and details this sim has to offer, especially at the time of its release, were second to none. Comprehensive tire model, very rich setup with (most) cars responding very well to the setup changes, best FWD touring car or similar experience to date, windscreen and visor bug splats/mud with helmets having tear-offs, lots of good add-ons (particularly Retro Expansion!) which gave a variety of cars and more tracks such as the entire Green Hell and a barrage of GT1 - GT3 content with the GTREvo expansion.

The GT car physics are sub-par, I'll be honest. GTR2 was much better for these and GTRE fails to exploit the same GT experience. The formula cars are kind of a hit and miss. You really need to dive into the setup to get these feeling correctly, but the FMaster and FRR are really fun when you do. Unfortunately the Formula cars in this game use GT car brakes! Grand Prix length events with the FRR, even with full brake duct and lower pressure, will overheat and destroy the brakes. Because they overheat at 600C like the GT brakes, instead of overheating at the F1 range of 1000C, which they can easily reach with higher ambient temperature and heavy brake-load circuits. Unfortunately having my brakes fail in two Grands Prix cost me a very prestigious drivers championship at R2P so I remain bitter about that flaw.

But all-in-all the setup depth and complexity and telemetry coming off the car, the amount of cars and the detail put into the individual physics for each (even model-by-model in classes!) is amazing, the detail of the tracks including the bumps and undulations of the surface make driving a F1 or GT1 car on the edge in league racing incredibly intense, and just.. yeah. It's a sim, not an arcade game. If you take the time to learn how to setup each car, push yourself to be consistent and drive it like a sim - drive it like you would a real car - setup your FFB to really feel the front suspension weight transfers this is a driving sim experience like no other!
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91 of 140 people (65%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
7.9 hrs on record
Posted: July 26, 2014
By itself the game is fun once you learn the car handling, but the online community is extremely hostile to you and anyone new to the game. You're new and don't quiet know how to handle it yet? Kick or Ban. You learn it and drive properly, not even being an crashing ♥♥♥? Kick or ban just because "free key". You wanna spectate the people better than you? NOOO!! Not to mention everyone just quits mid-races and it doesn't matter if they are in the first places or the last places, they just do it even if theres still 5 laps to go. Additionally, you can't join Games that are in progress of a Race so you end up racing against no one or your buddy given that quitting behavior.
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41 of 55 people (75%) found this review helpful
27 people found this review funny
0.9 hrs on record
Posted: October 24, 2015
Hey you! Yes, you! Do you have only 5 bucks like I do? Wanna get a nice game!? Well look at this! Only 3$ for a good racer game. Grab it now and play with me or anyone else!
Wanna know why you should buy it? No problem!

+Those graphics aren't so bad at all for 2007 year game.
+Good physics (Still better than Grid 2)
+Nice tracks

Uhm.. none?!


Oh wait, whats that! And Randy Orton out of nowhere jumps on this review and slams it in your face!!!
That literally means that you need to buy this game, just buy it already, stop reading reviews because of your curiousity of where to spend your 3$.

Have fun!
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26 of 32 people (81%) found this review helpful
25 people found this review funny
107.4 hrs on record
Posted: April 7, 2015
This game is like a war vetaran; old and fragile, if a bit loony and outdated, but still has the capability to stab you in the face and kick you while you are down.

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3.7 hrs
Posted: October 22
when i start the game it just closes by its self appearently i had a game with no files i want a full refund with full dlc refund as well
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Dot Matrix
43.8 hrs
Posted: October 21
After having played GT Legends and GTR 2 this game makes me wonder what happened to SimBin as it has the same graphical fidelity as a modded Grand Prix Legends of 10 years earlier.
Strangely playing Race 07 makes me want to play any of the aforementioned games, I just can't get over the blandness of this game.
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199.2 hrs
Posted: October 17
Very good even now. And even though the graphics won't be Assetto Corsa quality, any computer can now run it at its maximum quality settings at insane frame rates like 100+. Loads of mods online, great fun.
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15.3 hrs
Posted: October 14
This game is gem of simulations. It's old but is still a very good game.
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2.0 hrs
Posted: October 9
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11.8 hrs
Posted: September 23
Very good game
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[bluestreak] Silov93
0.7 hrs
Posted: September 20
Product received for free
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3.6 hrs
Posted: September 10
Cool ... well if you not suck at it .... with a external wheel... but I recomend it for people into racing and cars. It is one of the best games for its price and even for more excpensive games.
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